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David Nevins: What I Read

A Hollywood gatekeeper explains how he sifts through the glut of scripts, rough cuts, TV shows and movies every day.  John Hudson Jul 1, 2013

Norah O'Donnell: What I Read

The co-host of CBS This Morning shares her secret to staying informed: Early mornings and commercial breaks.  John Hudson May 28, 2013

R.J. Cutler: What I Read

The acclaimed filmmaker makes the liberal's case for watching Fox News John Hudson Feb 28, 2013

Gavin Newsom: What I Read

The former San Francisco mayor and current lieutenant governor of California is an apologist for Google Plus and Michael Savage. John Hudson Feb 11, 2013

Jonathan Karl: What I Read

ABC's senior political correspondent lays out his favorite beat reporters and confesses to a severe case of Bieber Fever.  John Hudson Dec 3, 2012

Watch: Romney Concedes Defeat

He's been running for office ever since he left the Massachusetts governorship in 2007 but tonight he announces his defeat to President Obama. John Hudson Nov 7, 2012

The World Is Taking a Crash Course in the Crazy American Electoral Process

American elections are always a global event, but with this year's emphasis on the Electoral College, foreigners are cramming to re-learn the complicated state-by-state election system. John Hudson Nov 6, 2012

The Most Expensive Election in History by the Numbers

The election is almost over, and thanks to a combination of near-constant fundraising and outside spending, the 2012 race will go down as the most expensive election in history (until we hold the next presidential race, you can assume). John Hudson Nov 6, 2012

Election Predictions Are Passé. Let's Talk Post-Election Predictions

Let's face it: The 2012 election is so passé. Voting may be less than 24 hours away but the media has moved on to bigger and better things: Like what's going to happen after the presidential election? John Hudson Nov 5, 2012

We Still Don't Know Who Killed Ambassador Stevens

While more and more is known about the life and idealism of the late U.S. ambassador Chris Stevens, the identities and actions of his killers still remain a mystery. John Hudson Nov 5, 2012

The Factual Errors in Harvey Weinstein's Obama-Boosting Bin Laden Movie

Last night, minutes before the world premier of the controversial new film SEAL Team Six: The Raid on Osama bin Laden in Washington, D.C., director John Stockwell made a brief announcement to attendees: The facts in his film were not "confirmed or denied" by White House officials. When the movie's ending credits rolled down the screen 90-minutes later, that fact was abundantly clear.  John Hudson Nov 2, 2012

Dmitry Medvedev Calls for the Release of Pussy Riot ... Again

He may technically be Russia's second most powerful official, but he's no get-out-of-jail free card: For the second time, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev called for Pussy Riot's release on Friday, saying the female punk rockers have served enough time already.  John Hudson Nov 2, 2012

Administration Fingers Start Pointing at Petraeus for Benghazi

Cracks are beginning to show in the Obama administration's united front on the Benghazi consulate attack with some officials shifting blame to CIA director David Petraeus. John Hudson Nov 2, 2012

Six Weeks Later, There Are Still Plenty of Sensitive U.S. Documents Lying Around in Benghazi

It's been more than six weeks since the U.S. compound in Benghazi was attacked, but reporters are still turning up sensitive U.S. documents lying about the wreckage. John Hudson Nov 1, 2012

Chris Christie Finally Wins Bruce Springsteen's Affection

It's the most unrequited relationship in politics, but last night it showed signs of thaw. John Hudson Nov 1, 2012

Vladimir Putin Has Suffered a Mysterious 'Sports Injury'

Russia's sky-diving, wolf-hunting, horseback riding president has suffered a "sports injury," according to his spokesman, but some Kremlin watchers insist something more serious is afoot. John Hudson Nov 1, 2012

Disney Buys LucasFilm for $4 Billion and Will Make New 'Star Wars' Movies

Sending a tremor of panic down the spines of hard core Star Wars fans, Disney announced a cash and stock acquisition of LucasFilm for $4.05 billion on Tuesday and announced the planned release of another Star Wars movie in 2015.  John Hudson Oct 30, 2012

This Is What the National Unwatering SWAT Team Does

Parts of New York City are submerged under 13 feet of water, but help is on the way: As we speak, a specialized unit called the "National Unwatering SWAT Team" is en route to Gotham. Ever heard of 'em? John Hudson Oct 30, 2012

Damage Report: Surveying the Wreckage of Hurricane Sandy

After a night of devastation in which millions along the East Coast lost power and mass transit, the toll of Superstorm Sandy is only beginning to come into view. John Hudson Oct 30, 2012

Pentagon Denies Fox News Benghazi Report

Following a pair of denials by the CIA and the National Security Council to a Fox News story published Friday, the Pentagon has come under scrutiny for its response to the assault on the U.S. compound in Benghazi. However, in a statement to The Atlantic Wire, a senior defense official says the Pentagon never denied requests for military intervention in Benghazi.  John Hudson Oct 30, 2012 More Stories
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